Can China’s Super League help spur its global ambitions? - Simon Chadwick PDF Print E-mail


Imported stars signed for large transfer fees and paid hugely inflated wages; high hopes of success for domestic clubs competing in international competitions; stories about massive television contracts being signed that will revolutionise the game; and...

How China is moving the goalposts - Simon Chadwick PDF Print E-mail


China is signing up some of the world’s leading football players, sending a clear signal to the global game that the centre of power is shifting, writes Simon Chadwick.

Each year, European football clubs are able to buy and sell players during two specific periods...

Why Football Embraces Migrants - Simon Chadwick PDF Print E-mail

SimonChadwick_ECIf the European Union was a football team, right now it would be languishing in the relegation zone.

The EU’s disjointed approach to the current influx of migrants and refugees is reminiscent of the rampant individualism displayed in some of Europe’s ego-laden, under-performing football clubs.

But there is an EU team putting...

The World Cup in Qatar, in Winter – it Might Not be all Bad - Simon Chadwick PDF Print E-mail

SimonChadwick_ECFour years on from the announcement that Qatar was to host the 2022 World Cup, the Middle East’s most ostentatious sporting consumer has become a staple of gossip across the world.

Whether in the newsroom or the bar, there has been little positive to say about Qatar hosting the World Cup.

From the 

Landmark FAPL TV Deal - The Hard Work Stars Now - Ben Wells PDF Print E-mail

ben-wellsSo, job done for another three years? The FA Premier League have concluded the domestic TV rights sales for seasons 2016/17 to 2018/19, generating an astonishing £5.136bn from the seven packages sold to BSkyB and BT, more than half a billion ahead of its own forecasts.

With overseas sales and title sponsorship revenues to follow, it is a...

  • «
  •  Start 
  •  Prev 
  •  1 
  •  2 
  •  3 
  •  4 
  •  5 
  •  6 
  •  7 
  •  8 
  •  9 
  •  10 
  •  Next 
  •  End 
  • »

Page 1 of 12 filesmonster